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Transport Planning Supervisor

Reference

AF-JD 02

Job Title

Planners, Transport Management & related

Salary

£30,000 Per Annum

Benefits

Excellent package

Town/City

Doncaster

Contract Type

Full time

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01614777555
(8.30am - 6.00pm)

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Strive are delighted to represent our client, a market leading Pharmaceutical logistics organization with a significant national network, in their search for an exceptional Transport Planning Supervisor for their brand-new distribution facility near Doncaster.

Reporting into the Transport Operations Manager, this is a superb opportunity to take ownership of the planning team’s operational performance providing a dedicated route planning service and to be a key player in the growth and development of the team and the site’s transport operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and coordinate all customer orders being booked with end users in a timely manner
  • Lead, support and develop the Planning team
  • Plan all orders onto the available vehicles to the timeframes agreed with the end user
  • Align all route planning, ensuring that all routes are planned within scope of current legislation
  • Create routes to align with temperature requirements, allocating the relevant fleet
  • Attend conference calls and be part of the new customer on boarding process
  • Always look to increase vehicle utilisation and productivity levels without service detriment
  • Receive feedback from drivers to improve route plans
  • Be an integral part of the Logistics team across the wider business building relationships and a great teamwork ethos

The Candidate:

  • Excellent people leadership skills with proven management / mentoring experience
  • Excellent knowledge of transport operations in a high-volume multi-drop network
  • Knowledge of TMS
  • The ability to effectively prioritise workload in order to meet set deadlines

This is a fantastic opportunity that offers genuine growth within a very established business with an experienced and supportive senior management team around you. Your future is in your own hands with superb development opportunities! Apply now for immediate consideration.

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